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2019 Vanguard Cadets Awards

As the end of the season draws nearer for the 2019 Vanguard Cadets, it’s time we take a moment to celebrate the extremely talented members and staff that have given their all to make this year a success. Earlier this week, the Vanguard Cadets enjoyed a relaxing day off at Six Flags Magic Mountain in […]

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Marching Roundtable 817: Jenni Whitley- Remembering Those Amazing Regiment Guards

Jenni shares memories from WGI and DCI as a member of the Regiment Guard from 1977 to 1981. You can listen to us below, or if you want to take us with you, you can download us from iTunes. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – DeSoto County Musicians Part Of Elite Drum Corps Tour

The Mid-South last weekend played host to some of the most talented marching musical groups in the country when Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis was the site of the summer tour called Drum Corps International. Several of the top groups from across the nation converged Saturday night to perform and be judged as they […]

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In The News – Drum Corps International Returns To Menomonie

After nearly a decade, Drum Corps International made its way back to western Wisconsin Sunday. After nearly a decade, Drum Corps International made its way back to western Wisconsin. The Drum Corps International-Menomonie show is one of 110 stops on the DCI tour across the U.S. Calvin Stromwell is a member of the Santa Clara […]

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Marching Roundtable 816: Ron Schulz- A Life In The Regiment

Phantom Regiment has chosen David Warren as its full-time corps manager as of June 1, 2019. Warren will be responsible for handling the 154-member corps’ 12,000-mile summer tour and its membership. “I’m excited to add David’s enthusiasm and love for the organization to our team,” said Rick Valenzuela, executive director of Phantom Regiment. “His leadership […]

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Marching Roundtable 816: Ron Schulz- A Life In The Regiment

Ron shares memories of being a part of drum corps in Rockford since 1962 as marcher, corps director, and board member. You can listen to us below, or if you want to take us with you, you can download us from iTunes. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – More Than Just The Music For Hosting Colts At 2019 Music On The March

The competitive marching band world turned to Dubuque on Friday night for the 2019 Music On The March. It was also the only true home show of the season for the Colts Drum and Bugle Corps. “Something about performing and having a crowd full of people cheering you on, you feel really good about what […]

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Boston Crusaders Present “Inspire” For WGI 2020

Under the direction of Michael Townsend, the Boston Crusaders are proud to present Inspire, a new WGI Independent World Guard from Indianapolis, IN. Auditions for the 2020 season will take place in Indianapolis September 13th-15th. Click here to sign up for more information! Read the rest of the article here.

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Rocky Mountain Rivalry Kickoff

The Rocky Mountain Rivalry fundraiser is crucial to the success of the Blue Knights and Ascend Performing Arts. Starting today through July 20th, ensure your support continues a 61 year legacy of excellence. Donate through any of the programs below and be remembered. Read the rest of the article here.

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In The News – Parent: Cadets Drum And Bugle Corps Didn’t Do Enough After Alleged Sexual Assault

A parent says the Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps didn’t do enough to protect their child after an alleged sexual assault between drum corps members. The allegation comes just months after The Cadets were taken off probation following a sex scandal involving their former director. Read the rest of the article here.

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